Hey, that's nice to hear. Lappeenranta is a nice town, especially in summer....little boring in winter though. I've lived here for about 5 years. Your photos are beautiful, I recognize Helsinki's Kalliokirkko there..
Hyvää päivänjatkoa ja nähdään!
Thanks, Bill, I'll check it out. Yeah, I sang at Harold Washington's funeral when I was like ten...that was ages ago. I sang at the funeral with a choir I was in called, ironically, "All God's Children".
Yeah, my main concern for my kids at this point is that my sister/bro in law are VERY religious and Christian and I'm constantly putting out fires like "Mommy, are you going to hell because you don't believe in Jesus?" I love my sister, but I hate that she tries to program my kids to feel fear for the soul of their mother. Now that they're getting older it's a little easier for them to figure these things out on their own, but it's scary to think something could happen to your mom. Also, I had to explain to them that Santa didn't exist pretty regularly as my parents couldn't help but perpetuate the lie year after year. I think we're over that now, too, though. How old are your little ones?
Maybe we should change jobs, I live in Marina and work in Aptos. If you are looking for like minded people here on this end of the bay http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/MontereySkeptics We have a small group here, we are most active on the Yahoo Group link and try to meet at least once a month.
Hiya Bill! My mom gave up on any notion of converting any of us a long time ago. I miss Chicago except in the winter but feel like I'm becoming a Californian. My daughter (age 5) has now officially spent more of her life here than IL. Weird. Great pics you have here!
Ah, which languages?
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